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Slalom

Denarnaud, Marie
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Follows the relationship between a teenage ski prodigy and her predatory instructor. In a breakthrough role, Noée Abita plays 15-year-old Lyz, a high school student in the French Alps who has been accepted to an elite ski club known for producing some of the country's top professional athletes. Taking a chance on his new recruit, ex-champion turned coach Fred decides to mold Lyz into his shining star despite her lack of experience. Under his influence, she will have to endure more than the physical and emotional pressure of the training. Will Lyz's determination help her escape Fred's exploitative grip?

a film by Charlene Favier.

Title from sell sheet.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2020.

Wide screen.

bonus features: Q&A with director Charléne Favier, trailer

Noee Abita, Jeremie Renier, Marie Denarnaud, Muriel Combeau, Maira Schmitt.

DVD, wide screen presentation.

French dialogue; English subtitles.

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